CISG Annotated Table of Contents

08/06/2013

In this table of contents, each article listed is accompanied by descriptors that identify its contents.

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The CISG does not have subject headings for its individual articles. The descriptors presented below [in brackets] have been added to help identify the contents of each article.

  • [Preamble]
    • CHAPTER I -- SPHERE OF APPLICATION
      • Article 1  [Basic Rules of applicability; internationality; relation to Contracting State] Article 2  [Exclusions from the Convention]
      • Article 3  [Goods to be manufactured; services]
      • Article 4  [Issues covered and excluded; validity and the effect on property interest in the goods sold]
      • Article 5  [Exclusion of liability for death or personal injury]
      • Article 6  [The contract and the Convention (primacy of the contract)]
    • CHAPTER II -- GENERAL PROVISIONS
      • Article 7  [Interpretation of the Convention]
      • Article 8  [Interpretation of statements or other conduct of a party]
      • Article 9  [Usages and practices applicable to the contract]
      • Article 10  [Definition of "place of business"]
      • Article 11  [Inapplicability of domestic requirement that contract be in writing and of other domestic requirements as to form]
      • Article 12  [Declaration by Contracting State preserving its domestic requirements as to form]
      • Article 13  [Telegram and telex as a "writing"]
  • PART I -- SPHERE OF APPLICATION AND GENERAL PROVISIONS
  • PART II -- FORMATION OF THE CONTRACT 
    • CHAPTER I -- GENERAL PROVISIONS
    • CHAPTER II -- OBLIGATIONS OF THE SELLER
  • PART III -- SALE OF GOODS

SECTION I. DELIVERY OF THE GOODS AND HANDING OVER OF DOCUMENTS

SECTION II. CONFORMITY OF THE GOODS AND THIRD-PARTY CLAIMS

 SECTION III. REMEDIES FOR BREACH OF CONTRACT BY THE SELLER

  CHAPTER III -- OBLIGATIONS OF THE BUYER

SECTION I. PAYMENT OF THE PRICE

SECTION II. TAKING DELIVERY

SECTION III. REMEDIES FOR BREACH OF CONTRACT BY BUYER

CHAPTER IV -- PASSING OF RISK

CHAPTER V -- PROVISIONS COMMON TO THE OBLIGATIONS OF THE SELLER AND OF THE BUYER

SECTION I.   ANTICIPATORY BREACH AND INSTALMENT CONTRACTS 

SECTION II.   DAMAGES 

SECTION III.   INTEREST 

SECTION IV.   EXEMPTIONS

SECTION V.   EFFECTS OF AVOIDANCE

SECTION VI.   PRESERVATION OF THE GOODS

PART IV   -- FINAL PROVISIONS

  • Article 89  [Secretary-General designated depositary] 
  • Article 90  [Provisions that Convention does not prevail over certain other international agreements]

[DECLARATIONS]

  • Article 91  [Convention open for signature, subject to ratification, etc] 
  • Article 92  [Contracting State may declare at the time of signature that Part II or Part III not binding] 
  • Article 93  [Applicability to territorial units of a Contracting State] 
  • Article 94  [Applicability to Contracting States having the same or closely related legal rules] 
  • Article 95  [State may declare article 1(1)(b) non-binding] 
  • Article 96  [Provision for continuation of a Contracting State's requirement that contracts be in writing] 
  • Article 97  [Effective date of declarations under Convention] 
  • Article 98  [Restriction on reservations under Convention]

[ENTRY INTO FORCE]

  • Article 99  [Entry into force] 
  • Article 100  [Convention only applies to contracts made after it enters into force] 
  • Article 101  "A Contracting State may denounce this Convention ..."

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